ICI Estimator job in Ottawa, projects up to $30M - new build and renovation. Great opportunity to grow
Your new company
Hays Construction & Development is partnered with one of the premiere ICI builders in Ottawa to recruit for the role of Estimator. They are a multi disciplined company - Design/Build, Construction Management and GC work.
Your new role
In this role you conduct detailed analysis of contract documents for hard bid / lump sum projects, you will also accurately interpret specifications to understand trade scopes and communicates gaps / missing information and identify risk factors associated with them as well as review construction issues with operational staff.
In addition you will prepare quantity takeoffs and material and labour costing from the drawings and specifications and prepare project schedule for developing General Account costs.
What you'll need to succeed
For this role you should have 3-5 years of previous practical experience on similar sized projects as an Estimator. You should have post secondary education in Engineering or Construction Management or a combination of education and industry experience.
You should have very good general construction knowledge; and have developed a good understanding of specifications, materials, and methods and procedures through site visits or on-site experience. Additionally you will must have strong knowledge of key principles involved in bid preparation, including quantity take-off procedures, trade contractor procurement, inter-departmental functions, pricing, and bid-closing procedures.
What you'll get in return
There is a very good compensation as well as benefits plan associate with this company and job.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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Job number 1087545
Construction and Property
$70,000 - $90,000
Talk to a consultant
Talk to Jeff Garland, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Ottawa (EN)